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Friday Jul 25 | Digital Trends

Sony invented augmented reality 15 years ago - and had no idea what to do with it

Most major technology companies have major R&D arms for "blue-sky" research: deep theoretical science and wild new creations.


Related Topix: Electronics, Sony, Science / Technology, Robots, Computer Science, Science, CSL Limited, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Microsoft

Tue Jul 22, 2014


Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes Collector's Edition Revealed

John Vignocchi here, executive producer on Disney Infinity with the official announcement on the Collector's Edition and PlayStation 3 Hardware Bundle for Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes! Earlier this year, our team started brainstorming about something special that we could do for PlayStation owners.


Related Topix: Disney Infinity, Disney Interactive Studios, Avalanche Software, Video Games, The, Sega, Captain America, Deep Silver, PS3, Electronics


Sony Pictures Vice Chairman Jeff Blake Exiting Studio After 22 Years

EXCLUSIVE: Jeff Blake , who has served as vice chairman of Sony Pictures and chairman of worldwide marketing and distribution for Sony Pictures since 2005, is leaving the studio that he has been a part of for the past 22 years.


Related Topix: Marketing, Sony, Electronics

Fri Jul 18, 2014

SciFi Japan

First Look: New Sony "Toho Godzilla Collection" Blu-ray Back Covers and Title Treatments

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has released the back cover art and title treatments for their new "Toho Godzilla Collection" Blu-ray sets scheduled for September 9, 2014.


Related Topix: Media, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Sony, Electronics

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Washington Post

U.S. Video Game Sales Rise 24% in June as Console Demand Grows

Sales of U.S. video-game hardware and software rose 24 percent last month as shipments of new generation consoles outweighed a drop in revenue from games.


Related Topix: Video Games, Game., Electronics, Battlefield!, Ubisoft, Far Cry, Assassin's Creed

Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Motley Fool

3 Huge Risks Sony Corporation Investors Need to Consider

Despite the World Cup bolstering television sales and the launch of hit products like the PlayStation 4, its share price trades approximately 23% lower than it did twelve months ago.


Related Topix: Sony, Electronics, TV, Computers

Sys-Con Media

ZL Technologies Appoints Former CEO of SONY to Its Advisory Board

The appointment leverages Mr. Idei's extensive leadership experience in large multinational enterprises, and expands ZL's panel of senior board advisors to develop superior vision and strategy.


Related Topix: Sony, Electronics

Mon Jul 14, 2014

International Business Times

Sony Xperia C3 vs. Xperia C - Specifications, Features, Release Date and Price Comparison

Xperia C, on the other hand, was released in July 2013. With the new Sony Xperia C3's details unwrapped, it is time for specifications, features and price comparison with the predecessor Sony Xperia C. A receptionist speaks on a phone under a Sony Corp logo at the company's headquarters in Tokyo, in this file picture taken February 6, 2014.


Related Topix: Electronics, Science / Technology, CPU, Cameras

BEST Noise Cancelling Headphones and Earbuds - TOP 20 Noise Canceling Earphones Reviewed

Los Angeles, CA, USA / ACCESSWIRE / July 14th, 2014 / There are literally hundreds of active and passive noise cancelling headphones in the market.


Related Topix: Headphones, Best of 2007, Bluetooth, Electronics, Speakers

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Information Technology

Wheelings and Dealings: WiLAN Acquires Patents from Memory Company

WiLAN will acquire a portfolio of patents used in electronic devices, which will be owned by a WiLAN subsidiary who will license them.


Related Topix: Sony, Electronics, Laptops/Notebooks, Televisions


Cinedeck Supports ?Rethink Multi-Cam? Accelerated Production-to-Post Workshop Experience

"Rethink Multi-Cam" will take place on Wednesday 23rd July at 5pm, at QSR Systems, 24950 Ave. Kearney, Valencia, CA.


Related Topix: Cameras, Valencia, CA, Electronics, Digital Cameras

Mon Jul 07, 2014

SciFi Japan

Exclusive: Sony Releasing More Godzilla - And Mothra - Blu-rays

GODZILLA, MOTHRA, AND KING GHIDORAH: GIANT MONSTERS ALL-OUT ATTACK is one of six Toho films coming to Blu-ray in North America this September from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.


Related Topix: Media, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Sony, Electronics

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Recalls this week: Snow throwers, computers

A line of snow throwers with the potential for leaking fuel are among this week's recalled consumer products.


Related Topix: Computers, Laptops/Notebooks, Electronics, PC


Luxman DA-06 D/A processor

In the summer of 1999, Sony held a press event in New York City to mark the introduction of the Super Audio Compact Disc, then the sole domestic embodiment of the Direct Stream Digital technology, jointly developed by Sony and Philips.


Related Topix: CPU, Science / Technology, Sony, Electronics, Classical, Philips, Yo-Yo Ma

Coaxial Cable Market Is Expected to Hit USD 3.1 Billion in North...

Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019", the global virtual reality in gaming market was worth USD 466.6 million in 2012 and is expected to reach USD 5,839.9 million by 2019, growing at a CAGR of 39.2% from 2013 to 2019.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Virtual Reality, 2012, Gliese Games, Video Games, Sony, Electronics, The, Deep Silver

Wed Jul 02, 2014


Rentrak Announces Top Ten Digital Movie Purchases & Rentals for Week Ending June 15, 2014

Rentrak , the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, today announced the top ten digital movie purchases and rentals based on consumer transaction rate.


Related Topix: Retail, Rentrak, Sony Music Entertainment, Electronics, Sony, Sony Online Entertainment, Media, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Music, Software, Video Games


Prince of Wales returns to Sony in Pencoed 40 years after officially...

Technology giant Sony welcomed The Prince of Wales to its technology centre at Pencoed as part of its 40th anniversary celebrations.


Related Topix: Electronics, Sony, Canada, Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Asian-American, Japanese-American

Tue Jul 01, 2014

US Consumer Product Safety Commission

Sony Recalls VAIO Flip PC Laptops Due to Fire and Burn Hazards

Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.


Related Topix: Product Recalls, Electronics, PC

Mon Jun 30, 2014


As Sony's Walkman Turns 35, a Look Back at Its Inception

The original 'Walkman', model TCS 300, made by Sony of Japan. The TCS 300 was the first personal stereo cassette recorder manufactured by Sony.


Related Topix: Music Players, Electronics


Sony Expects Its TV Business To Be Profitable This Year

Sony Corporation's TV division has been in the red for the better part of the decade but the company is now hopeful that it will be profitable this year.


Related Topix: Electronics, Sony, Gadgets


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